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Hemangioma and Vascular Malformations: Soft Tissue
Catherine C. Roberts, MD; B.J. Manaster, MD, PhD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Clinical Issues

        TERMINOLOGY

        • Abbreviations

          • Capillary hemangioma (CapH)
          • Cavernous hemangioma (CavH)
          • Venous hemangioma or malformation (VH)
          • Arteriovenous hemangioma or malformation (AVH)
          • Synovial vascular malformation (SVM) (a.k.a. synovial hemangioma)
          • Intramuscular hemangioma (IMH)
        • Definitions

          • Benign lesions closely resembling normal blood vessels, classified by predominant vessel type and location

        IMAGING

        • General Features

          • Radiographic Findings

            • CT Findings

              • MR Findings

                • Ultrasonographic Findings

                  • Angiographic Findings

                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                              • Microscopic Features

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        Selected References

                                        1. Behr GG et al: Vascular anomalies: hemangiomas and beyond--part 1, Fast-flow lesions. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):414-22, 2013
                                        2. Behr GG et al: Vascular anomalies: hemangiomas and beyond--part 2, Slow-flow lesions. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):423-36, 2013
                                        3. Flors L et al: MR imaging of soft-tissue vascular malformations: diagnosis, classification, and therapy follow-up. Radiographics. 31(5):1321-40; discussion 1340-1, 2011
                                        4. Navarro OM et al: Pediatric soft-tissue tumors and pseudotumors: MR imaging features with pathologic correlation: part 1. Imaging approach, pseudotumors, vascular lesions, and adipocytic tumors. Radiographics. 29(3):887-906, 2009
                                        5. Weiss SW et al: Benign tumors and tumor-like lesions of blood vessels. In Weiss SW et al: Enzinger and Weiss' Soft Tissue Tumors. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier. 633-64, 2008
                                        6. Kransdorf MJ et al: Vascular and Lymphatic Tumors. In Kransdorf MJ et al: Imaging of Soft Tissue Tumors. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 150-65, 2006
                                        7. Calonje E: Haemangiomas. In Fletcher CDM et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone. Lyon: IARC Press. 156-8, 2002
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                                        KEY FACTS

                                        • Terminology

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Clinical Issues

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Abbreviations

                                                • Capillary hemangioma (CapH)
                                                • Cavernous hemangioma (CavH)
                                                • Venous hemangioma or malformation (VH)
                                                • Arteriovenous hemangioma or malformation (AVH)
                                                • Synovial vascular malformation (SVM) (a.k.a. synovial hemangioma)
                                                • Intramuscular hemangioma (IMH)
                                              • Definitions

                                                • Benign lesions closely resembling normal blood vessels, classified by predominant vessel type and location

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • Radiographic Findings

                                                  • CT Findings

                                                    • MR Findings

                                                      • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                        • Angiographic Findings

                                                          • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                            • Imaging Recommendations

                                                              DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                PATHOLOGY

                                                                • General Features

                                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              Selected References

                                                                              1. Behr GG et al: Vascular anomalies: hemangiomas and beyond--part 1, Fast-flow lesions. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):414-22, 2013
                                                                              2. Behr GG et al: Vascular anomalies: hemangiomas and beyond--part 2, Slow-flow lesions. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):423-36, 2013
                                                                              3. Flors L et al: MR imaging of soft-tissue vascular malformations: diagnosis, classification, and therapy follow-up. Radiographics. 31(5):1321-40; discussion 1340-1, 2011
                                                                              4. Navarro OM et al: Pediatric soft-tissue tumors and pseudotumors: MR imaging features with pathologic correlation: part 1. Imaging approach, pseudotumors, vascular lesions, and adipocytic tumors. Radiographics. 29(3):887-906, 2009
                                                                              5. Weiss SW et al: Benign tumors and tumor-like lesions of blood vessels. In Weiss SW et al: Enzinger and Weiss' Soft Tissue Tumors. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier. 633-64, 2008
                                                                              6. Kransdorf MJ et al: Vascular and Lymphatic Tumors. In Kransdorf MJ et al: Imaging of Soft Tissue Tumors. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 150-65, 2006
                                                                              7. Calonje E: Haemangiomas. In Fletcher CDM et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone. Lyon: IARC Press. 156-8, 2002